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Object ID D143
Object Name Letter
Title Letter, C. R. Richard & Boas to Henry F. Jos. Ricker & Co.
Scope & Content l sheet lined paper ; Handwritten, ink ; Letter sent to Henry F. Joseph Ricker & Co. (sender under the impression he was writing to more than one, used "Messrs."). Thanking Ricker & Quincy citizens for $183.65 donation for "Starving Poor of Eastern Prussia", & sent receipt (not w/ letter). Acknowledgment to be listed in German newspapers in America and in Germany. On reverse side : Handwritten is "C. R. Richard & Boas/ Mar 24,28/68" & "76.35" second line illegible ; see acq sheet
Date March 28, 1868
Creator Richard, C. R.,& Boas, Agents, Gen. Passage Agency of the Hamburg American Packe
Search Terms Germany-Prussian Relief
Packet Companies
Hamburg American
Ricker, Henry F. Joseph, 1822-1904